Easy and Elegant Life

The Search for Everyday Elegance and the Art of Living Well.

Mercy… Happy St. Valentine’s Day. And if you’re over here, you may be wondering how we celebrate here at the Manse. Well, things have changed over the years. There were the boozy bar days, giddy restaurant […]

“What do you do?” I was asked last night at the GRID magazine launch party. “Errr… copywriter and blogger,” I said. “Huh! I wouldn’t have guessed that. I would have said ‘lawyer’.” I was apparently “too […]

You know those mornings when you’re running late? The mornings that stretch to afternoon and really never end at all? That was yesterday. Throw in some light housekeeping and assorted other chores and errands and my […]